Dear Sir / Madam:
UNDP announced the present Call for Proposal for Engaging an NGO/CSO as a Responsible Party for managing small grants programme on the issues of community development and security initiatives, social cohesion, social integration, gender equality and GBV prevention, community policing, access to justice, supporting veterans, youth led and volunteers’ initiatives, IDP led initiatives, development of community (social) infrastructure in the target communities of Dnipropetrovsk, Poltava, Chernihiv, Donetsk, Luhansk, Zaporizhzhia, Kherson, Mykolaiv, Kharkiv, Kyiv, Sumy, Chernivtsi and Zakarpattia oblasts.
Please be guided by the form attached hereto, in preparing your Proposal. Proposals may be submitted on or before the deadline indicated in the system directly in the portal. It is your responsibility to ensure that your quotation is submitted before the deadline. Proposals received after the submission deadline outside the online portal, for whatever reason, will not be considered for evaluation.
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UNDP encourages every prospective supplier to prevent and avoid conflicts of interest, by disclosing to UNDP if you, or any of your affiliates or personnel, were involved in the preparation of the requirements, design, cost estimates, and other information used in this RFP.
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Thank you and we look forward to receiving your proposal.